Capture Travel Scenes with a 20x Zoom and Tiltable Monitor
The LUMIX DMC-TZ55 is an ultra compact 20x super zoom camera featuring a flip-up monitor and Full-HD video recording. Capture memorable travel scenes with Self Shot mode and share them with Wi-Fi® connectivity.
The 3.0-inch large 460K-dot monitor tilts up by 180-degrees making it extremely easy to take self-portraits.
20x Optical Zoom
Ultra Wide-angle Lens
A powerful 20x optical zoom lens* in a slim body draws your subjects right up close, and lets you freely capture action packed sports scenes, along with the candid expressions of people and animals.
* 35mm camera equivalent: 24-480mm.
Easy Wi-Fi® Connection to Your Smartphone
You can easily connect the camera to your smartphone / tablet by displaying the QR code on the camera screen and using the "Panasonic Image App" on your smartphone or tablet to scan the QR code. Setting-up is extremely easy and finishes within a few seconds.
A wireless connection between the camera and the smartphone / tablet lets you use a variety of Wi-Fi® functions, such as Remote Shooting, Instant Transfer, and Geotagging.
･ To use this feature, it is recommended to update “Panasonic Image App” to the latest version.
Full-HD Video Recording
in MP4 Format
This camera is capable of recording 1920 x 1080 full-HD video in MP4*. Alternately, you can choose MP4 at 25p for video recording, which has higher compatibility with PCs. A special separate button lets you instantly start recording videos while shooting photos without having to make any extra settings.
* Sensor output is 25p.
Sensitivity MOS Sensor
The 16-megapixel MOS sensor integrated in the camera boasts high speed signal output and high sensitivity image recording, making many advanced features possible. The excellent S/N ratio of MOS sensor and the noise reduction system in the imaging engine makes both photo and video shot at any sensitivity from low to high boast outstanding clearness.
(Optical Image Stabiliser)
The POWER O.I.S. (Optical Image Stabiliser) boasts correction accuracy to minimise blur even when using powerful zoom. The Active Mode effectively suppress handshake vibration in video recording.
Burst Shooting 10 fps
The high speed digital signal output technology lets you shoot at 10 fps in high speed burst mode with mechanical shutter, and burst shooting with flash is also available.
Unique Filter Effects
Photos and Videos
With a variety of filter effects, Creative Control lets you add artistic and original expression to photos and videos.
Creative Panorama function allows you to create dynamic vertical / horizontal panoramic photo with a unique touch just by swiveling the camera.
Expressive, Retro, Old Days, High Key, Low Key, Sepia, Dynamic Monochrome, Impressive Art, High Dynamic, Cross Process, Toy Effect*, Miniature Effect*, Soft Focus**, Star Filter** and One Point Colour.
* Cannot be used in Creative Panorama.
** Cannot be used in video recording.
Remote Shooting / Remote View
With “Panasonic Image App", remote shooting is available which means you gain extra control. To utilise just place a camera at a desired shooting position and then using your smartphone / tablet you can see what the camera is seeing. you can also remotly control zooming, focus setting, shutter release and several recording settings such as exposure compensation.
Wi-Fi® Features - On the Go
You can instantly upload and share your images on social networking sites using the "Panasonic Image App" on a smartphone or tablet.
Also, a new Photo Collage function has been added to the app to allow several images to be combined into a single image and shared.
You can tag the location information to the image by utilising the GPS log of a smartphone or tablet and share it to your preferred social networking site.
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• Picasa is a registered trademark or trademark of Google Inc.
• Flickr is a registered trademark or trademark of Yahoo! Inc.
Wireless Image Transfer
The Instant Transfer function allows you to transfer photo data to designated electronic devices automatically whenever the shutter is released. In playback mode, you can also touch the image displayed on the camera to transfer it directly to the smartphone or tablet right on the spot.
Auto Transfer Images are transferred on your camera to a computer or other compliant devices while charging the battery via the wireless access point at home.
Extended Battery Life
Approx. 350 pictures (TBD) can be taken on a single charge with 1250mAh large capacity.
iA (Intelligent Auto) Mode
In the iA (Intelligent Auto) Mode, the camera does all the work, leaving you free to compose your shot and capture the moment. You just press, aim and shoot. The detection and correction functions go to work to give you beautiful photos and videos* with maximum ease.
* The applicable iA Mode functions vary with photos and videos.
AC / USB Battery Charging
The camera's battery can be recharged either via AC or via USB according to your convenience.